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- Shoots two days/month through June 2015 in Santa Barbara, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA; Santa Barbara, CA
Casting "Jim," a web series about an out of control film director and struggling actor who embark on a project that goes terribly wrong. An improvised comedy web series in the style of "Curb Your Enthusiasm."Nov 13
- Shoots Jan. 19-30, 2015.
- Seeking submissions nationwide/worldwide
Casting "Unity," a short film based on a true story of an Asian man living through the hardships of early-1900s New York.Nov 13
- Rehearses November-December 2014; shoots December 2014 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Driver's Ed.," a thesis film for UCLA about an insecure obese woman who faces ridicule from her teenage classmates when she decides to take driver's ed. at a local high school.Nov 13
- Rehearses Nov. 2014; shoots Dec. 5-7 in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting an untitled short student film for NYU, which follows a young prodigy, a stay-at-home music writer, and a fading pianist through the loneliness and isolation of being dedicated to one's art.Nov 13
- Shoots Spring 2015 in Aurora, CO.
- Seeking submissions from: Aurora, CO
Casting "Evidence Locker," a short film about a group of teenagers who are peer pressured into stealing drugs from an evidence locker at a police station. They go to a party and do the drugs to fit in, and are later apprehended by the police.Nov 13
- Shoots early-Dec. 2014 in San Diego, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: San Diego, CA
Casting "Witness," a short student film for John Paul the Great Catholic University about a pair of contract killers who run into the unthinkable.Nov 13
- Rehearses Jan. 31; shoots Fe. 20-22 & 28 in Montclair and Newark, NJ.
- Seeking submissions from: Montclair, NJ
Casting "Confucius," a short student film for Montclair State University about a conflicted young assassin who's forced to re-evaluate his moral code after one of his assignments happens to be an old love interest.Nov 12